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FZPN03 KNHC 110322
HSFEP2

HIGH SEAS FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
0430 UTC THU FEB 11 2016

SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

SECURITE

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC THU FEB 11.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FRI FEB 12.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SAT FEB 13.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W...INCLUDING THE
GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 13.5N96.5W TO
08N101W AND FROM 05N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 104W NE TO E WINDS
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N BETWEEN
93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN
MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
14N95.5W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM
16N95W TO 13N96W AND FROM 06N TO 10N BETWEEN 93W AND 95W NE TO E
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA S OF 14N
BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT
PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 45 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO 14N96W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 75 NM OF LINE FROM 16N95W TO
12.5N96.5W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. REMAINDER
AREA S OF 13N BETWEEN 93W AND 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO 09.5N88W...INCLUDING
THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 11N88W TO 08N90W TO 07N93W
NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. N OF 11N E OF 91W...
INCLUDING THE GULF OF FONSECA...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 9
FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO 11N86W TO
03N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE... SW
AND NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
10N87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 90 NM OF LINE FROM 12N87W TO
07N93W NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. REMAINDER AREA
BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO 11N86W TO 02N93W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED NE...SW AND NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 30 NM OF LINE FROM 11.5N86W TO
09N90W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS TO 10 FT. REMAINDER AREA BOUNDED BY A LINE FROM 14N93W TO
11N86W TO 01N93W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN MIXED
NE...SW AND NW SWELL.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 08N79W TO 02N83W...INCLUDING THE GULF
OF PANAMA...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN LITTLE CHANGE.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 60 NM OF LINE FROM 07N80W TO 05N81W NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT.

.FRONTAL TROUGH FROM 30N131W TO 26N140W...AND COLD FRONT
APPROACH 30N140W. W OF LINE FROM 30N134W TO 24N140W WINDS 20 KT
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS AT
30N140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST TROUGH DISSIPATED...COLD FRONT FROM 30N136W TO
26N140W. W OF A LINE FROM 30N125W TO 14N131W WINDS 20 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 8 TO 18 FT PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS AT
29N139W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT DISSIPATED. W OF A LINE FROM
30N116W TO 15N112W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT
PRIMARILY IN NW SWELL HIGHEST SEAS N OF 26N W OF 135W.

.FROM 07N TO 10N W OF 133W NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN AREA BOUNDED BY LINE FROM 19N140W TO
23N130W TO 14N110W TO 03.4S110W TO 05N140W TO 19N140W WINDS 20
KT OR LESS. SEAS TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST S OF 14N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
TO 11 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST S OF 15N W OF 110W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT PRIMARILY IN MIXED SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS FROM 06N TO
15N W OF 136W.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

CONVECTION VALID 0300 UTC THU FEB 11...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...

ITCZ AXIS FROM 03N89W TO 07N110W TO 03N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE
ISOLATED STRONG WITHIN 150 NM OF LINE FROM 06N86W TO 07N114W.

$$
.FORECASTER NELSON. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.


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